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20 h20 hQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Building with Metricon

We chose Snowy Mountains, which is similar. It’s quite a neutral white, almost a very very light grey. Some people have said that it picks up a tinge of green…

2 d2 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

Looks fab Renman! The sitting room looks warm and comfy now
Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW
http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=82846

5 d5 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Does anyone know what the contractual position in NSW is in relation to a builder using water onsite for the construction?
Are the owners liable for the water bill even…

5 d5 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

PCI is when you inspect the house at practical completion, ie the stage where pretty much everything is done. The inspection may result in some issues to be fixed. At…

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6 d6 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney

Awesome theatre room Vista, it was already great with the wall hung tv, and then the screen comes down and it becomes a cinema..
Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW

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9 d9 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Building Liberty 45 Vogue in Dee Why

Looks fantastic K-Real, really happy for you
Please keep the pics coming - love seeing a house become a home
Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW
http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=82846

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15 d15 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Building the Metricon Doulton

Hi Renman, just updated my thread Hope you’re progress is better than ours
Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW
http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=82846

15 d15 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Hi all, it’s been 3 weeks since handover and we’re still waiting for our IOC How we are still waiting for M to send outstanding certificates to the private certifier…

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15 d15 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Winchester 28- Home Straight

Definitely stand your ground and escalate quickly if you get an initial refusal. M likes to draw things out until you become desperate for progress
Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW

15 d15 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Building the Metricon Doulton

All the best Stanus, the admin part always takes a bit of time
Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW
http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=82846

23 d23 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney

Thanks Vista, that’s heaps helpful. Unfortunately our cat6 and NBN terminate on a number of different plates which means that our cabinet is unlikely to be wide enough to cover…

Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney
24 d24 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney

Hi Vista,
How did you install your data switch cabinet to connect the cables from switch devices to your ethernet termination plates and power points in your garage?
We’re just trying to…

24 d24 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Hi Kandi, LocalGroup. I’ve spoken to them a few times and they seem to be good blokes. They are just doing their job to make sure the house complies with…

26 d26 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Wow, that’s horrendous. Sorry to hear that. We still have some landscaping to do but certainly not getting the IOC to move in is not ideal for us. We just…

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26 d26 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

I think it may be illegal to occupy the house without an interim occupation certificate and we may get fined (especially if our neighbours dob us in)
Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde…

26 d26 dQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Hi all,
Just a quick update. Despite getting handover over a week and a half ago, we still haven’t been able to move in as M still hasn’t fulfilled the conditions…

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1 month1 monthQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney

Sorry to hear that Vista. We only got handover last week and we are already having issues getting items fixed
Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW
http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=82846

1 month1 monthQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Hi Renman, we got someone else to do it but M kindly let us in as we had done PCI and they probably felt sorry for us These landscapers also…

1 month1 monthQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Our landscaping has been progressing well too and should be completed by the end of next week if all goes to plan.


Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW

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1 month1 monthQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

906 days since we paid a deposit to start our knockdown rebuild journey with M
781 days since we signed the contract
581 days since we started the construction phase
Just over a…

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1 month1 monthQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

It got delayed until tomorrow But the construction manager checked the site this afternoon and promised me it’s ready for handover tomorrow. I have the bank cheque ready to go
Metricon…

1 month1 monthQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Yeah, at this rate our landscaping will be finished before the house and we can get our OC instead of our IOC
Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW

1 month1 monthQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

It’s been a while since we provided an update cause our site manager left and the construction manager is still helping us get across the line with handover.
Handover has been…

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1 month1 monthQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Thanks Forg, although I can’t take any credit for that as it is a photo of Dulie’s family room Having said that, we got some King furniture too for our…

2 months2 monthsQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

Hi Kandi, they usually don’t do the side of the oven tower as it is polyurethane or laminate cabinetry which is easy to clean. They normally stick the glass where…

2 months2 monthsQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

Hi Renman, the glass splashback is 6mm superclear toughened glass and cost $1,700 inc. GST. It’s available in any Dulux paint colour. We used it around both the kitchen clear…

2 months2 monthsQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

I really like that round thing in the middle of your couch, so cool
Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW
http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=82846

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2 months2 monthsQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

That’s true - it’s amazing how using different materials inside can change the overall look and feel of the space.
We’ve lined up landscapers to do as much prep work as…

2 months2 monthsQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Our site manager resigned recently so our area manager will hopefully help us get to handover in the next week or so

(The white balance is a bit off but it’s…

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2 months2 monthsQuirmeball1280Quirmeball1280 posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

Drool.. kitchen appliances Love the combination of modern kitchen appliances and classic kitchen cabinetry
Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW
http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=82846

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